Skipwith Road, Escrick, York

£750,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
**** STUNNING LIVING KITCHEN ****

A rare opportunity to acquire this comprehensively improved and significantly extended detached family house set within delightful lawned gardens and with an internal finish to the highest specification.

Accommodation

An imaginatively designed and comprehensively reconfigured modern detached house, enjoying a secluded and private position set back from the Main Street of Escrick which is renowned as one of the Region s most sought after village locations.

Internally, the property is entered from the front into a spacious reception hall with turned staircase leading to the first floor accommodation. There is a built in understairs storage cupboard, oak effect flooring and radiator. Crucially the property benefits from a downstairs cloakroom, having a contemporary WC and wash hand basin with tile splashbacks.

Located at the front of the house, is a study with radiator and dado rail. The principal reception room is a spacious lounge having a feature wood burning cast iron stove with oak mantle. Sliding patio doors lead out onto the rear garden beyond, and the lounge benefits further from a television ariel point and radiator.

Without doubt the feature room of the property is the open plan breakfast kitchen forming part of the property s skilful extension, having a stylish range of built in kitchen units to three sides with granite worktops over incorporating a stainless steel sink unit with mixer taps. There is an additional range of matching high level storage cupboards with granite splashbacks. Included within the kitchen is a built in Neff electric oven and grill, with separate Neff five point induction hob unit with brushed stainless steel extractor canopy. There are built in fridge and freezer units, in addition to an integrated automatic dishwasher. The kitchen features porcelain tiles throughout with underfloor heating and full width bi-fold doors lead out onto the rear garden beyond. The kitchen enjoys recessed under unit lighting as well as ceiling downlighters and an archway leads through into a snug/television room with twin radiators and a high level television aerial point.

The ground floor accommodation is completed by the utility room which is located directly off the kitchen, having a further range of high and low level storage cupboards with butchers block worktop and inset stainless steel sink unit. The utility room provides plumbing for an automatic washing machine and space for an automatic tumble dryer. There is porcelain tile flooring, integral garage access, a slate radiator and rear entrance door.

The first floor landing has a loft hatch and houses the built in airing cupboard with pressurised hot water cylinder.

The property boasts a stunning master bedroom with dormer windows to the front and rear elevations. There are twin radiators and a television aerial point. The en-suite bathroom has been comprehensively upgraded with a Villeroy and Boch suite, which includes a low flush WC, wash hand basin in a vanity surround and inset panelled bath with retractable shower attachment. This is a separate walk in shower cubicle with handheld and waterfall shower attachment as well as full height tile splashbacks. There is a double glazed semi-opaque Velux roof light, recessed ceiling downlighters, extractor and heated chrome towel rail.

The guest bedroom is located at the front having a double glazed Velux roof light with bedroom three at the side, being a further double in size with dormer windows to the front and rear elevation, in addition to a recessed alcove.

Forming part of the property s first floor extension are matching double bedrooms located at the rear, both with matching dormer windows. Both bedrooms are accessed via a central dressing area which includes double and triple fronted wardrobes, a low level chest of drawers and dressing table recess.

The internal accommodation is completed by a refitted house bathroom, having a three piece Villeroy and Boch suite, including a low flush WC, wash hand basin in a vanity surround and inset panelled bath with retractable shower attachment. There is a separate walk in shower cubicle with wall mounted and handheld shower attachments, in addition to full height tile splashbacks. The bathroom includes a heated towel rail, recessed ceiling downlighters with extractor and double glazed semi-opaque Velux rooflight.

To The Outside

The property is accessed off a private gravelled drive, through a gated and pillared entrance onto a substantial block paved front driveway and hardstanding with turning bay, which provides off street parking for numerous motor vehicles.

The driveway in turn accesses the integral double garage which has an up and over garage door and is equipped with electric, light and power. In addition a covered storm porch adjoins the front elevation.

One of the features of Oak Lodge are its surrounding gardens which have been expertly landscaped and maintained by the current vendors to create the ideal family environment. The driveway is adjoined by lawned gardens and herbaceous borders with an arched and flagged pathway leading down the side of the property through into the rear garden beyond.

The property s front and side garden are extensively laid to lawn with herbaceous front borders with a mature oak tree offering privacy and screening. Adjoining the rear elevation are two separate flagstone patio s, both providing ample space for freestanding garden furniture. The rear garden is also lawned throughout with herbaceous side and rear borders and a central apple tree with seating bench. There is a third flagged patio adjoining the southern boundary, in addition to a hardstanding to the northern boundary with timber built garden shed which is included within the sale. The garden also includes a number of raised vegetable beds with gravelled surround, producing a yearly harvest. An outside water tap is located off the rear utility elevation with climbing pear trees.

The entirety of the plot is private and fully enclosed to all sides by fenced boundaries.

The property benefits from oil fired central heating throughout with an internal finish to the highest specification. An early inspection is strongly recommended to appreciate the true quality of the accommodation on offer.

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